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| Aldeia da Falésia, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200-593, Portugal
+49 1512 1805738
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Good clean beach and area to work around.Nice to chill out and relax by the sea front and have a drink or snack and a walk around.

Thank Bazza199
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach really is amazing and the views from and of the cliffs is breathtaking. There are quite a lot of steps to the beach but it's worth the effort and I didn't particularly struggle with a four-year-old, we just took our time!

Thank supereminence
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little fishing village with a good amount of places to eat breakfast, lunch and dinner no need to venture out to other areas as it's all on you're door step. Friendly quaint with a romantic feel. We spent a week there two couples. We...More

Thank bimsha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach was very clean with lovely golden sand. Views are amazing. Facilities were nice and handy and well looked after.

Thank hsnuggs1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic beach and water. Missed restrooms and food/beverage service on the beach though. Excellent in fall when there is no people yet lovely in the water. Want to go back!

Thank playds O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean & well kept beach as you’d expect in this area of the Algarve. Great views from the cliffs tops.

Thank Blue-Boy321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best beach in Portugal ? I think so......well serviced with lounges , tide never goes too far out....lifeguards....okay a lot of soft sand so a struggle....but move towards the cliffs and where from PINE CLIFFS hotels all the way to villamoura you can cheat by...More

Thank TJMTJM_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice family beach but does get very busy in July and August. Would recommend though. Well worth a visit

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very long, clean beach, with beautiful breathtaking views and cliffs. We took the bus from Albufeira and there is a bus stop not far from the beach. Worth the visit.

Thank Theresa P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this beach in October. Great location, free parking, Sandy and ideal for young family beach was not crowded as well.

Thank Devang S
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Paul B
23 August 2018|
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Response from LovelyTuscany | Reviewed this property |
Hi If you are passing the RUI hotel on your right hand side, continue down to the bottom of the road there will be cars parked all along this road and there is another 3 star hotel at the bottom of the road when you reach... More
Paul B
23 August 2018|
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Response from Wheels3 | Reviewed this property |
From the Hotel Riu Guarana, take the dead end road south past the Riu parking lot (it leads to the Tui Blue Hotel). When you get to the corner, turn right. About 75 metres along the road, on the left you will see a pathway... More
21 August 2018|
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Response from jill135 | Reviewed this property |
You will find that people tend to leave from mid afternoon, so you will definitely find them available later in the day.